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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 May 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely before 10am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then rain likely after noon.  High near 64. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of drizzle or light rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely before 10am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and noon, then rain likely after noon. High near 64. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of drizzle or light rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA
 37.44°N 79.62°W (Elev. 2631 ft)
2:01 pm EDT May 22, 2017
3pm EDT May 22, 2017-6pm EDT May 28, 2017
 
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